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Co-operative education is synonymous with the University of Waterloo. It’s one of the innovations that the University was founded on nearly 60 years ago. Today, our incomparable co-operative education program is the reason 70% of incoming undergraduate students choose Waterloo.


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  1. Nov. 12, 2018 RBC Student Ambassador, Jennifer Quan shares her co-op experience

    We’d like to introduce Jennifer Quan, a co-op student who just finished two work terms at RBC. Returning as an RBC Student Ambassador representing the Campus Recruitment Brand, she shares her experience and some of what she learned through her co-op experiences.

  2. Oct. 29, 2018Conquering Stress on CampusMia, Information Centre

    By: Kamal Rajab​

    There are many available resources on campus that can help aid students feeling overwhelmed about the co-op process. The Information Centre (IC) located in the Tatham Centre (TC) is one of the many resources on campus that provides immediate and practical co-op information, referrals and solutions to students, alumni, staff, parents, employers and the public.  

  3. Oct. 15, 2018Further Education Fair 2018

    The Further Education Fair will be held on Monday, October 22 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the SLC Great Hall. This fair is your chance to explore post-degree options and meet staff and faculty from more than 90 institutions across Canada and abroad.

    These representatives will provide information and answer your questions about career options, graduate school admission requirements, program specifics and application procedures and deadlines.

    Come and explore programs in the following areas:

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